Southern Africa

  • South African Wine Farm Goes Solar June 15, 2017 South African Wine Farm Goes SolarA wine maker, Graham Beck Wines, has installed a solar photovoltaic (PV) system at their Madeba estate located in the heart of South Africa’s winelands in the Western Cape Province.
  • GBCSA Announces 250th Green Building Certification in Africa June 13, 2017 GBCSA Announces 250th Green Building Certification in AfricaAs it enters its 10th year in operation, The Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA) has reached the remarkable milestone of 250 green building certifications in Africa.
  • GreenCape Reinvents Business Matchmaking in the Green Space June 8, 2017 GreenCape Reinvents Business Matchmaking in the Green SpaceWith support from the government of the United Kingdom, GreenCape and the World Bank’s Climate Technology Program (CTP) have launched a cross-border business matchmaking facility that links global companies to local green businesses in South Africa.
  • Botswana Power Corporation Seeks Solar Power Plant Partner June 3, 2017 Botswana Power Corporation Seeks Solar Power Plant PartnerBotswana’s state owned power utility, Botswana Power Corporation (BPC), is inviting private companies for a partnership to build a 100 megawatt (MW) solar power plant.
  • Historic Building Gets a Green Rating May 25, 2017 Historic Building Gets a Green RatingThe historic Agrivaal Building in South Africa’s administrative capital Pretoria has achieved a 4 Star Green Star SA Office v1 – As Built rating from the Green Building Council South Africa (GBCSA).